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CDCROP: Stack of cash $100 dollar bills (Shutterstock)
LedgerX to Make $175M Available for FTX Bankruptcy Proceedings: Bloomberg
The money could be transferred as early as Wednesday.
CDCROP: Stack of cash $100 dollar bills (Shutterstock)

CDCROP: Kristin N. Johnson Commissioner of Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CoinDesk)
CFTC Has ‘Boots on the Ground’ at FTX Subsidiary LedgerX
Commissioner Kristin N. Johnson said that the regulator is monitoring crypto clearinghouse LedgerX on a “daily if not hourly basis.”
CDCROP: Kristin N. Johnson Commissioner of Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Rostin Behnam Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Suzanne Cordeiro/Shutterstock/CoinDesk)
Health of FTX’s US Derivatives Arm Owed to Oversight, Says CFTC Chief Behnam
The former LedgerX unit seems to be in good shape, Behnam said at a Chicago event, though its controversial application to directly clear customers’ derivatives trades was withdrawn.
CDCROP: Rostin Behnam Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Suzanne Cordeiro/Shutterstock/CoinDesk)

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried discusses the derivatives exchange's roadmap on CoinDesk TV. (CoinDesk TV)
FTX Looks to Expand Globally Through Local Partners, Bankman-Fried Says
The CEO said on CoinDesk TV the crypto exchange could spend over $1 billion in a buying spree next year.
FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried discusses the derivatives exchange's roadmap on CoinDesk TV. (CoinDesk TV)

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FTX Crypto Exchange Finalizes LedgerX Acquisition
The unit will now operate as FTX US Derivatives.
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FTX bought the naming rights to the Miami Heat arena in March. (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk archives)
FTX’s FTT Token Hits All-Time High Following LedgerX Acquisition
The market seems to believe Sam Bankman-Fried’s crypto empire has gotten more powerful.
FTX bought the naming rights to the Miami Heat arena in March. (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk archives)

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FTX.US to Buy LedgerX in Bid for US Crypto Derivatives
The move paves the way for Sam Bankman-Fried’s crypto empire to gain a foothold in the restrictive U.S. derivatives scene.
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CFTC Greenlights LedgerX Request to Move Beyond Digital Currency Products
The federal regulator has approved LedgerX’s amended registration to offer fully collateralized futures and options products.
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CME Exchange
Bitcoin Options Saw Record Volume of $198M Amid Recent Price Drop
Trading volume records in bitcoin’s options market were smashed on Monday as investors scrambled to hedge their positions amid the selloff.
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Mark Wetjen, Commodity Futures Trading Commission
LedgerX Board Member and Former CFTC Chair Named CEO of Miami Futures Exchange
Former acting CFTC Chairman and LedgerX board member Mark Wetjen is the new CEO at Miami International Futures Exchange, where he will build out its crypto asset and derivatives products.
Mark Wetjen, Commodity Futures Trading Commission